Service/Support Fourteen years experience in service strategy, service contracts, services marketing, service sales, service technologies, contact centers, field service and logistics, web-based support, international support, depot repair. Director, Customer Care, SlamDunk Networks. Americas' Delivery Manager, Hewlett-Packard. Senior Product Support Manager, IBM-ROLM. Managing Service and Support Blog
Program/Engineering Management Program/product/project management with rapid time-to-market skills across multiple disciplines: strategy, marketing, quality, electronics, software, mechanical engineering, manufacturing, sales, distribution, support. Engineering Manager for a 45-person department at TRW-Vidar. Program Manager for Nortel central office switching development: 100 hardware and 150 software engineers.
Training Instructor, UCSC Extension and Foothill College; Developed and taught Rapid-Time-to-Market, Sarbanes-Oxley, Careers, Time Management, Stress Management, Telecommunications Technology, Strategic Planning, Project Management. Developed the Technical Support/Field Service/Customer Service curriculum for San Jose State University. Recruited instructors, advisory committee and sponsors, blazing many new trails at SJSU. Familiar with learning management systems as well as synchronous and asynchronous courseware (eCollege, Elluminate/CCCConfer, IntraLearn, ETUDES-NG, WebEx, Breeze). See these websites for information about workshops and events: http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/ExpandedCareers http://www.chalkinstitute.org http://finance.groups.yahoo.com/group/pm-pm-sig/ Project Management Special Interest Group
Education BSEE, MSEE (Computer Architecture); PortableMBA; short courses in switching systems, support, entrepreneurship, management, and pedagogy.
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